Seed Project Funding

The April 2017 RfP (Round 6) is now open and new proposals of up to $50,000 per project are being sought. Funding is typically for 12 months without GST and must be used within New Zealand. Submissions close 12pm, Thursday 23 February 2017.
Click here to apply.

Accelerating Research Translation (ART) Fund

This is an acceleration fund for current Seed projects that have been / are soon to be successfully completed and show promise in either clinical or commercial application. Projects of up to $80,000 will be sought. Eligible project teams will be contacted by CoRE Admin to apply.

Initiating Collaborative Partnerships (ICP) Pilot Fund

This funding supports the formation of new collaborative partnerships between the CoRE partners. Projects of up to $10,000 are being sought to cover costs including travel for forming new partnerships.

Proposals may be submitted at any time. The process document and templates are available for download below.

All queries and proposals should be sent to